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Raw Story
A new Alabama law would make life easier for sex offenders than women’s clinicsreported, House Republicans skipped several bills in the queue to get to the ab
A new Alabama law would make life easier for sex offenders than women’s clinics
Raw Story / Posted 24 minutes ago
reported, House Republicans skipped several bills in the queue to get to the abortion bills. Members of the House Black Caucus, who argued that they were being “muzzled,” sang “We Shall Overcome” in the chamber. The speaker said that they were... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Democrats will continue search for a winning strategy in Mainefrom the convention more divided than ever. Approximately 64 percent of those
Democrats will continue search for a winning strategy in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 41 minutes ago
from the convention more divided than ever. Approximately 64 percent of those who attended the party’s March presidential caucuses supported Bernie Sanders, but Hillary Clinton appears destined to secure the nomination. As a result, Sanders... Read more
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The Washington Times
NEWT GINGRICH: What they never understood about Donald Trumpto do so.” “In my view…he won’t take this all the way to the ballot in Iowa, N
NEWT GINGRICH: What they never understood about Donald Trump
The Washington Times / Posted an hour ago
to do so.” “In my view…he won’t take this all the way to the ballot in Iowa, New Hampshire, or any of the Republican caucus or primary elections,” Stuart Stevens, the chief strategist for Mitt Romney’s 2012 campaign, wrote the same month.... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. lawmaker confusion: A deal to save Atlantic City is near. Or maybe not.after news of Greenwald's meeting surfaced, Prieto called the Democratic member
N.J. lawmaker confusion: A deal to save Atlantic City is near. Or maybe not.
NJ.com / Posted 2 hours ago
after news of Greenwald's meeting surfaced, Prieto called the Democratic members of the Assembly into their second private caucus meeting of the day. There is no known instance in modern New Jersey politics where an Assembly speaker has allowed a... Read more
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Deseret News
With Trump on top, Romney will not attend Republican conventionKasich ending their campaigns after big losses in Indiana's primary Tuesday. I
With Trump on top, Romney will not attend Republican convention
Deseret News / Posted 3 hours ago
Kasich ending their campaigns after big losses in Indiana's primary Tuesday. In a Facebook post just before the Utah GOP caucus announcing he would vote for Cruz, Romney said the choice was between Republicanism and what his called... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 3 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Toby Manhire: Dancing with the Cops and other reality TV ideasby Barfoot & Thompson Squeal of Fortune The cut and thrust of real-world poli
Toby Manhire: Dancing with the Cops and other reality TV ideas
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
by Barfoot & Thompson Squeal of Fortune The cut and thrust of real-world politics with the Labour Party, where caucus members and staff shout furiously at each announcement issued by the government in the hope that one will gain media... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Turnbull on defensive over tax planeconomic leadership," Turnbull said. Shorten, who was to deliver his Budget re
Turnbull on defensive over tax plan
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
economic leadership," Turnbull said. Shorten, who was to deliver his Budget reply speech to Parliament last night, told caucus members the government's priorities were wrong, while the Budget deficit had tripled. "Budgets are meant to help... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Nearly 7,500 acres conserved in Aroostook for recreation, forest productsworking forest,” Maine U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin said in a prepared statement. “
Nearly 7,500 acres conserved in Aroostook for recreation, forest products
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
working forest,” Maine U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin said in a prepared statement. “As a proud member of the House Conservation Caucus and supporter of the Land and Water Conservation Fund, I will continue to protect our state’s unique natural beauty... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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Island Packet
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedseveral thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative grou
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
Island Packet / Posted 4 hours ago
several thousand Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Abortion bills rile House Democrats at end of sessioncalled dilation and evacuation, or D&E. With the session rapidly reaching its
Abortion bills rile House Democrats at end of session
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 hours ago
called dilation and evacuation, or D&E. With the session rapidly reaching its end Wednesday, members of the House Black Caucus said repeated Republican attempts to end debate were unfair and undemocratic. Caucus Chair John Knight says the... Read more
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BC Local News
Nanaimo council caps expenses for conferences, travelhaving to go cap in hand to council and if you are in council’s favor that day
Nanaimo council caps expenses for conferences, travel
BC Local News / Posted 4 hours ago
having to go cap in hand to council and if you are in council’s favor that day you are going to get permission to go and if you’re not, you’re not,” said McKay, who claims his request to attend a mayor’s caucus in Fort St. John was tu... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Tempers Flare in Alabama Housecalled dilation and evacuation, or D&E. With the session rapidly reaching its
Tempers Flare in Alabama House
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 4 hours ago
called dilation and evacuation, or D&E. With the session rapidly reaching its end Wednesday, members of the House Black Caucus said repeated Republican attempts to end debate were unfair and undemocratic. Caucus Chair John Knight says the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Letter: Fairfield GOP Holds State Liable For Commitments To Townthe editor up to 350 words. To submit your letter, email fairfield@dailyvoice.
Letter: Fairfield GOP Holds State Liable For Commitments To Town
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 5 hours ago
the editor up to 350 words. To submit your letter, email fairfield@dailyvoice.com . To the editor: The Republican RTM caucus pressed to pass the budget this past Monday evening with no reductions whatsoever to town or educational services.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Senate not sold yet on House version of DPS fixopinion leaders in Detroit to buy into the solution. I want them to want it to
Senate not sold yet on House version of DPS fix
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
opinion leaders in Detroit to buy into the solution. I want them to want it to work. That is very, very important to our caucus,” he said. “If we give them something they don’t want or can’t accommodate, it’s likely they’ll make sure it doesn’t... Read more
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Al.com
Abortion bills pass, tempers flare on last day of sessionHubbard attempted to move forward with a floor vote on the first abortion bill,
Abortion bills pass, tempers flare on last day of session
Al.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Hubbard attempted to move forward with a floor vote on the first abortion bill, members of the House Black Caucus gathered in the chamber well to sing several refrains of "We Shall Overcome." Hubbard called for security when he... Read more
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Columbia Star
City Snippets | May 6, 2016and CEO, served as senior adviser and spokesman to S.C. House Minority Leader T
City Snippets | May 6, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 5 hours ago
and CEO, served as senior adviser and spokesman to S.C. House Minority Leader Todd Rutherford and the S.C. House Democratic Caucus. Morgan Allison, former communications director for the S.C. House Democratic Caucus, will serve as senior vice... Read more
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USA Today
I hope Trumpians get what they want and choke on it: Steve Deaceother hand, are supposed to know better. However, the 21st century Republican
I hope Trumpians get what they want and choke on it: Steve Deace
USA Today / Posted 6 hours ago
other hand, are supposed to know better. However, the 21st century Republican Party hasn’t been nicknamed “the surrender caucus” by conservatives for nothing. Like a fly on stink, if there’s a fresh new level of suck to embrace, count on the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedto sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative gro
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 hours ago
to sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure planin the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure plan
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 hours ago
in the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with a plan until a series of private caucus meetings had ended some 15 hours later. They said the plan would ensure all teachers are paid and the district... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ex-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedto sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative gro
Ex-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
The Times Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
to sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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The Times Leader
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure planin the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure plan
The Times Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
in the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with a plan until a series of private caucus meetings had ended some 15 hours later. They said the plan would ensure all teachers are paid and the district... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Call on U.S. to Prioritize Humanitarian Crisisof a bipartisan Congressional human rights commission, and the co-chairs of the
Call on U.S. to Prioritize Humanitarian Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
of a bipartisan Congressional human rights commission, and the co-chairs of the bipartisan Sudan and South Sudan Issues Caucus: Representatives Michael McCaul (R-TX), Mike Capuano (D-MA), Barbara Lee (D-CA), and Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE). In the... Read more
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Business Insider
Cupertino's mayor is furious at Apple: 'They abuse us'transparency. California assemblymember Evan Low, who represents Cupertino and
Cupertino's mayor is furious at Apple: 'They abuse us'
Business Insider / Posted 6 hours ago
transparency. California assemblymember Evan Low, who represents Cupertino and surrounding cities, organized a technology caucus trip to Apple last month to discuss "key issues." A Low spokesperson told me that Apple PR had told her that she could... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Closing the gender gap in Congressregions of our state. And her advocacy work on behalf of women as a co-founder
Closing the gender gap in Congress
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
regions of our state. And her advocacy work on behalf of women as a co-founder of the National Women's Political Caucus and board member of the House of Ruth Maryland could help her appeal to Democrats and independents. Nevertheless, Ms.... Read more
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The Hill
Clinton expands general election teamthe campaign’s director of primary states, will now serve as chief of staff of
Clinton expands general election team
The Hill / Posted 6 hours ago
the campaign’s director of primary states, will now serve as chief of staff of the campaign’s states and political engagement team. Michelle Kleppe, a Clinton organization director for the Iowa caucus, will be Clinton’s national organizing direc... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure planin the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure plan
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
in the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with a plan until a series of private caucus meetings had ended some 15 hours later. They said the plan would ensure all teachers are paid and the district... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedto sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative gro
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
to sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Bernie's gift to Democrats hangs on Hillary's responseno primaries the week of May 30, then on June 4-5 see voting in Puerto Rico (67
Bernie's gift to Democrats hangs on Hillary's response
The Addison County Independent / Posted 7 hours ago
no primaries the week of May 30, then on June 4-5 see voting in Puerto Rico (67 delegates) and Virgin Islands (12), both caucuses, which favor Sanders. On June 7, voters head to the polls in California (546 delegates), Montana (27), New Jersey... Read more
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Roll Call
Conservatives Pick Mike Lee as His Ambitious Pals Eye 2016The caucus of the most conservative senators has chosen a new leader. It's not
Conservatives Pick Mike Lee as His Ambitious Pals Eye 2016
Roll Call / Posted 8 hours ago
The caucus of the most conservative senators has chosen a new leader. It's not either of the Republicans who will probably come to mind first — but he may well be the man who’s going to push the Senate hardest to the right over the long term. Mike... Read more
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Deseret News
Ex-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedto sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative gro
Ex-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
Deseret News / Posted 8 hours ago
to sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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Al.com
Gov. Robert Bentley's prison plan dies in Legislaturefor Medicaid, although he said he was not advocating that. Rep. John Knight, D
Gov. Robert Bentley's prison plan dies in Legislature
Al.com / Posted 8 hours ago
for Medicaid, although he said he was not advocating that. Rep. John Knight, D-Montgomery, chairman of the House Black Caucus, said there were too many unanswered questions about the prison plan. "I think they need to go back to the drawing... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County looking at summer roadwork spendingright to the end,” added Councilman Nick Kostandaras (D-District 1). Council w
County looking at summer roadwork spending
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
right to the end,” added Councilman Nick Kostandaras (D-District 1). Council will next meet May 9 at 4:30 p.m. for caucus, followed by the regular meeting in Council Chambers on the seventh floor of the Ohio Building, 175 S. Main St. in... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan House passes $500 million Detroit schools restructuring planDetroit Public Schools early Thursday. House lawmakers started the session Wed
Michigan House passes $500 million Detroit schools restructuring plan
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 hours ago
Detroit Public Schools early Thursday. House lawmakers started the session Wednesday and emerged from a series of private caucus meetings to approve a plan to make sure teachers are paid and the district pays off debt. But the plan doesn't... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Pigeon investigation turns to political operative’s dealings with state judgeBetty Jean Grant, D-Buffalo, both filed complaints with the county Board of Ele
Pigeon investigation turns to political operative’s dealings with state judge
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 hours ago
Betty Jean Grant, D-Buffalo, both filed complaints with the county Board of Elections over how the WNY Progressive Caucus raised $267,000 in 2013 for opponents of several candidates backed by Democratic Party headquarters. In March 2014,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure planin the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure plan
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 hours ago
in the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with a plan until a series of private caucus meetings had ended some 15 hours later. They said the plan would ensure all teachers are paid and the district... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Female Republicanswhich assists pro-life female candidates in running for office, also served as
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Female Republicans
Newsmax / Posted 9 hours ago
which assists pro-life female candidates in running for office, also served as staff director of the Congressional Pro-Life Caucus. 41. Michelle Malkin — Conservative blogger, political commentator, and author, whose syndicated weekly column... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure planin the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure plan
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 9 hours ago
in the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with a plan until a series of private caucus meetings had ended some 15 hours later. They said the plan would ensure all teachers are paid and the district... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedto sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative gro
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 9 hours ago
to sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedto sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative gro
Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 hours ago
to sway the 3,500 Republican state delegates, a generally more conservative group that selected the party's candidate in a caucus system. Following his loss, Bennett ran a consulting firm and worked as a lobbyist in Washington. He also became a... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure planin the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure plan
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 hours ago
in the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with a plan until a series of private caucus meetings had ended some 15 hours later. They said the plan would ensure all teachers are paid and the district... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure planin the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure plan
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 hours ago
in the GOP-controlled chamber started session Wednesday, but didn't emerge with a plan until a series of private caucus meetings had ended some 15 hours later. They said the plan would ensure all teachers are paid and the district... Read more
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